Manchester Histories

Manchester Histories is a small, award-winning charity delivering a year long programme of activity. It is host to the magnifient Manchester Histories Festival. The charity connects people through histories and heritage. Its vision is to explore and share Greater Manchester’s histories and heritage to create a sustainable and fairer society for all. Manchester Histories believes that histories and heritage have powerful abilities to shape identities and bring positive changes to lives and to local and global communities. It values informed histories and heritage that reflect compassion, inclusitivity and justice.

“Manchester Histories’ mission is to work collaboratively to reveal and celebrate the stories of the people and places that make up Greater Manchester. The charity connects people through histories and heritage to explore the past and shape the future. It equally values all voices in the telling, preserving and celebrating of its stories.”